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A Donegal Councillor has expressed his dismay with reports that those aged 61-69 will be unable to avail of a covid-19 vaccination in Ballyshannon on Saturday.   Donegal MD councillor, Michael McMahon says that despite a local vaccination centre in operation for the town of Ballyshannon on Saturday those aged…

X-Ray facilities will return to Donegal Town and Ballyshannon.   No XRays have not been conducted in the respective South Donegal towns since the start of 2021 due to Covid-19 and staffing issues.   The HSE have confirmed that the Ballyshannon XRay facilities will operated under the control of Sligo…

The final group of residents and staff are moving from the Sheil Hospital in Ballyshannon to the newly refurbished and improved Ballyshannon community nursing unit. The upgraded facility can accommodate twenty seven residents in a combination of single shared bedrooms with ensuite facilities. Capital project works can now also begin…

Sligo and Ballyshannon have benefited under the latest round of funding announced by the Heritage Council.   200,000 euro to both Sligo and Ballyshannon under the Historic Towns initiative.   The funding in Sligo will be used for Private owners and the local authority to undertake the heritage led regeneration…

A man was arrested in Co. Donegal yesterday after failing to stop at a checkpoint. The driver was also involved with a minor collision with a Garda vehicle later that day. The man in his early 30’s didn’t stop at a checkpoint in Cherrymount, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal at 5pm Thursday…

A new plan for the regeneration and development of Ballyshannon town centre has been launched. Public consultation on the draft plan, which can be accessed on www.futureballyshannon.com, is open until 4pm on Monday February 15th. The draft plan was commissioned by Donegal County Council last November. An architectural, landscape and…

Calls are being made on Donegal County Council to progress the proposed Ballyshannon to Belleek Greenway. Fine Gael Councillor, Barry Sweeney, raised a motion at yesterday’s Donegal Municipal District meeting calling on the local authority to get it to a shovel ready stage. The proposed route will run from Ballyshannon…